The Time And The Place is the resurrection of an unplanned and undirected collaboration album primarily recorded in summer and autumn 2001 and tweaked gradually until twenty years later in 2021... A little knowledge is a dangerous thing.
released April 12, 2021
Guitars by Nick Goold, Mark West, John Green and Chris Goold, Keyboards and Synth by John Green and Mark West, Vocals by Mark West and John Green, Live Drums by Adrian Dunlop and David Roberts, Sequenced Drums by Mark West, Bass by Oliver Whitehead, Mark West, Nick Goold and John Green, Saxophone by James Perkins, Organ by Mark West, Voices by Nick Goold, John Green and Mark West, Broken Cymbal by Sarah West, Additional Effects by Mark West and John Green. Cover photography by Libby Overton.
Recorded at Westwood, Emscote Towers, Random Colours and up in the loft in Caterham. Recorded, produced and mixed by Mark West, John Green and Paul Jones. Mastered by Mark West in 2021. All tracks written by the artists. All lyrics written by Mark West, except 'Dew' and 'What You Make It', taken from novels and short stories written by the great Michael Marshall Smith. 'You Can' original version by Amber, created from the track 'Your Help Taken Away' from the album 'What You Make It'. 'Thankyou for Saving Me' vocal sample taken from '1984' by George Orwell. Additional samples taken from random radio and TV channels. Original recordings from the Fostex DMT8vl 8-track recorder..
"Life is not a race to restore a past situation. Nor does one have to hurry to meet the future. Seeing how things change is what makes life interesting."
Robin Hobb, 2000